Sam Brakeley

Residential Wall by Sam Brakeley

Contact Information

Certified Waller Name:  Sam Brakeley
DSWA-GB Level: Level II.  Also DSWA-GB Certified Instructor
Business Name:  Hermit Woods Trailbuilders, LLC.
Address:  117 Clifford Farm Road, Sharon, VT 05065
Phone: (802) 727-0163
Email: Click here to contact by email

Business Information

Business Tag Line:
Conscientious Trail Design & Construction & Dry Stone Masonry.

Typical Project Size:

Business Description:

Thoughtful dry stone design and construction in both backcountry and frontcountry settings. We do everything from finding funding sources through permitting, design, and installation.


  • Dry Stone Walls
  • Dry Stone Retaining Walls
  • Stone Staircases
  • Dry Stone Patios
  • Hiking, Biking, Ski Trail Design and Construction
  • Finding Funding Sources and Permitting
  • Construction and Cleanup

Primary Work Area

  • Maine
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • Vermont

Will also travel for projects outside of typical work area.

Images of Dry Stone Projects by Sam Brakeley